Canton School District
- For the 2021 school year, there is 1 public middle school in Canton School District, serving 736 students. Public middle school in Canton School District have an average math proficiency score of 62% (versus the Massachusetts public middle school average of 48%), and reading proficiency score of 65% (versus the 50% statewide average). This district's average middle testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public middle schools in Massachusetts.
- Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the Massachusetts public middle school average of 45% (majority Hispanic).
- The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the Massachusetts public middle school average of 13:1.
|School District Name||Canton School District|
|School District Website||http://www.cantonma.org|
|School District Phone Number||(781) 821-5060|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (MA)|
|# of Schools||1 School||512 Schools|
|# of Students||736 Students||305,349 Students|
|# of Teachers||60 Teachers||24,229 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1||13:1|
- Canton School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 296 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
- The school district's graduation rate of 98% has increased from 92% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (MA)|
|Overall Testing Rank||#101 out of 403 school districts|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||n/a||681 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||63 Students||20,532 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||39 Students||69,662 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||85 Students||34,895 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||518 Students||168,325 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||1 Student||286 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||30 Students||10,947 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||-||2,520|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||-||7,407|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||-||7,759|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||-||8,027|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||-||8,591|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||-||9,523|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||-||22,086|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||235||60,519|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||239||70,843|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||262||71,876|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||-||10,276|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||-||9,116|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||-||8,651|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||-||8,013|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||142|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $18,289 in this school district is less than the state median of $20,340. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
- The school district's spending/student of $17,623 is less than the state median of $18,839. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017||This School District||This State (MA)|
|Total Revenue||$61 MM||$28 MM|
|Spending||$58 MM||$26 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$18,289||$20,340|
|Revenue / Student||$17,623||$18,839|
Canton School District Public Middle Schools (2021)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Wm H Galvin Middle School 55 Pecunit Street
Canton, MA 02021
Grades: 6-8 | 736 students
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